AMD rolls out new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.6.2 drivers
Published in Graphics


Support for RX 480 and some new features 

Following the official launch of the Radeon RX 480 graphics card, AMD has released its new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.6.2 Beta drivers, which bring support for the new RX 480 but also adds a few new features, including the new overclocking AMD WattMan utility.

XFX has three different RX 480 graphics cards
Published in Graphics


All with reference blower-style cooler

Apparently, XFX was quite keen to launch the new Radeon RX 480 graphics card as the company has no less than three different versions, all with the same reference blower-style cooler, two factory-overclocked with 8GB of RAM and the RX 480 4GB Core Edition.

Overclockers UK sells 1000 RX 480 cards
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1000 Geforce GTX 1080 at launch

OcUK, the Overclockers UK has sold more than 1000 Radeon RX 480 cards at launch. Although to be fair to Nvidia, the etailer added that they also managed to shift 1000 Geforce GTX 1080 cards on their launch too [so much for the rumour that Nvidia sampled only small volume to the etailers.ed]

AMD writes a cheque for gaming software specialist HiAlgo
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Improving framerates

In a sign of self-confidence, AMD has announced the acquisition of gaming software specialist HiAlgo

Russian boffins love their Nvidia GPUs
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Home PC is faster than a supercomputer

Russian researchers at the Lomonosov Moscow State University have taken a consumer-level Nvidia GPU and programmed it to beat a super-computer.

Can intelligent fabric save LG’s bacon?
Published in News


Wonder material

LG is developing a game changing technology which could help replace smartphones as its big money earner.

Brixit already costing Brits
Published in Mobiles


OnePlus says it will have to jack up the prices

Affordable smartphone manufacturer OnePlus has warned that its phones might be slightly less affordable in the UK thanks to the countries decision to stuff up its own economy and try to leave the EU.

India will provide no hope to PC makers
Published in News


Sales are falling there too

Hopes that India might provide PC makers with a good market while the rest of the world is still pretty depressed are proving groundless.

Seagate fires three percent of staff
Published in News


Cloud not making up for the loss of PC business

Hard-disk drive maker Seagate Technology is cutting more than 1,600 jobs, or three percent of its workforce, as the company looks to cut costs as interest in PCs continues to shrink.

Windows 10 update for August 2
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Headline posted and pulled

Microsoft accidently leaked that it will be releasing its Windows 10's Anniversary Update on August 2.